Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Community Health Nursing Specialist Practitioner

Students on this course develop a broad and deeper knowledge and understanding of the complex issues involved in their area of specialist practice, as well as fostering an evidence-base that will empower their patient/client families and communities. The course aims to apply the skills and qualities of a specialist practitioner to meet the needs of clients, communities and purchasers, as well as work in a team, creating strong work partnerships. Students discover how to evaluate the professional, ethical and legal context of the specialist practitioner role, as well as evaluate sources of information to support the assessment and management of long term conditions, the provision of inter-professional palliative care and effective and efficient case management.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Westbourne City South Campus Birmingham B15 3TN West Midlands

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